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Golden Sand Inn

556 Moo 1 | Karon Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Ranked #56 of 69 hotels in Karon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013
Cecilia T Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

The staff at the Golden Sand were nice, they helped us with organising a motorbike as well as bent over backwards when our last minute planning was an epic fail - they got us into a bungalow just in time for New Year's. The restaurant was sooooo good and at such great prices that even when we moved on and... More

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Cape Town
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

We spend two nights at Golden Sand Inn. We booked this hotel at the last minute. We settled for a deluxe room. We were glad we did, as the standard rooms are bungalows (wooden huts)spread out on the ground floor, and looks a bit eerie at night time. However, our deluxe room was nice and big with a decent size... More

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Ornskoldsvik, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Me and my family stayed at this hotel june/july 11 for three nights, and we really enjoyed it. It's a lovely place to stay in with a very kind staff, clean rooms and great environment. The hotel was located very good and we found very nice restaurants to eat in. The only thing we did complain to, was the breakfast.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

The Golden Sand Inn is a lovely Hotel by Karon Beach in Phuket. The staff is very friendly and really look after you. The hotel is just across the road from the beach, where you can have a nice swim and relax with a fresh coconut juice! I would recommend hiring a scooter in order to enjoy some better beaches... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

the deluxe rooms as they are called at Golden Sand are quite nice. There is a less expensive type of room near the pool which we had booked. The latter rooms were too small for two people with a large suitcase each. We tried to move but the deluxe rooms were full. So we scrambled around the next morning trying... More

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Budaors, Hungary
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

We had a delux room in February. The room looks good with balcony and the size of the room was o.k., but it was full with mosquito. The furniture and the bathroom looks old, but this is the one of the oldest hotel on Karon Beach. The room was 2400 baht/night, this quality in Pattaya a few days ago was... More

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Charlottetown, Canada
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21 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Stayed here for the 2nd year in a row. Bungalow room this year was older than previous year and not as nice. However, the gardens, pool area and location across the street from the beach made up for it. The breakfast buffet is very very good. Rooms are cleaned every day and the staff are nice and helpful. Would stay... More

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Sahara
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36 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2011

Great location on the north end of Karon Beach, the beach is just across the road (you can rent chairs and umbrellas for a low price on the beach), and it's within walking distance to the tiny downtown area and lots of restaurants. The hotel has a decent pool and a full breakfast. We didn't book ahead; it was low... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2011 via mobile

After me and my partner got chatting to a lovely man from Denmark whilst in Krabi, he we told him we were going to Phuket for a few nights. He sand the golden sand inn so highly that we got a taxi without even looking at pics reviews etc. Big mistake. We got there and the lady wanted 1000baht a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2011 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for one night. I wouldn't have stayed longer. We had a double standard room. We went into the room which was over run with Mosquitos,I was bitten 4 times in ten minutes...so we asked to be upgraded. The superior room was better,was a lot cleaner and there was a balcony but again daren't even open... More

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Also Known As:
Golden Sand Hotel Karon
Golden Sand Hotel
Golden Sand Inn Phuket/Karon
Address: 556 Moo 1 | Karon Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Karon
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Restaurant Swimming Pool
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Ranked #56 of 69 hotels in Karon
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